2010 Census Population by Race and Hispanic Origin and Occupancy Status for Dallas, Texas

The U.S. Census Bureau considers race to be separate from ethnicity. Because the two are distinct concepts, persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race. The following table summarizes the race of the total population, Hispanic persons, and non-Hispanic persons.

  Total Population   Hispanic   Non-Hispanic
  Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Total 1,197,816 100.0% 507,309 42.4% 690,507 57.6%
White alone 607,415 50.7% 262,210 21.9% 345,205 28.8%
Black/African American alone 298,993 25.0% 4,834 0.4% 294,159 24.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 8,099 0.7% 4,932 0.4% 3,167 0.3%
Asian alone 34,263 2.9% 654 0.1% 33,609 2.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 482 0.0% 171 0.0% 311 0.0%
Some other race alone 216,831 18.1% 215,007 17.9% 1,824 0.2%
Two or more races 31,733 2.6% 19,501 1.6% 12,232 1.0%




  18-and-Over Population   Hispanic   Non-Hispanic
  Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Total 880,688 100.0% 323,902 36.8% 556,786 63.2%
White alone 468,221 53.2% 168,870 19.2% 299,351 34.0%
Black/African American alone 220,894 25.1% 2,701 0.3% 218,193 24.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 5,664 0.6% 3,066 0.3% 2,598 0.3%
Asian alone 27,854 3.2% 431 0.0% 27,423 3.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 360 0.0% 115 0.0% 245 0.0%
Some other race alone 137,923 15.7% 136,727 15.5% 1,196 0.1%
Two or more races 19,772 2.2% 11,992 1.4% 7,780 0.9%




Occupancy Status Number Percent
Total Housing Units 516,639 100.0%
Occupied 458,057 88.7%
Vacant 58,582 11.3%

 
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau; compiled by the North Central Texas Council of Governments
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